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A 36-year-old man who was spotted driving a stolen Saanich work truck in Oak Bay is being called a prolific offender by police. (Black Press Media file photo)

Oak Bay police nab prolific offender in stolen Saanich work truck

Man barred from driving, wanted by VicPD, charged with numerous offences

A 36-year-old man who was spotted driving a stolen Saanich work truck in Oak Bay is being called a prolific offender by police. (Black Press Media file photo)
Carnarvon Park, a 3.97-hectare sports park, is located at Carnarvon Street and Henderson Road in Oak Bay. (Black Press File Photo)

Women flee attempted robbery in Carnarvon Park

Oak Bay Police briefs for Aug. 5-11

Carnarvon Park, a 3.97-hectare sports park, is located at Carnarvon Street and Henderson Road in Oak Bay. (Black Press File Photo)
Driver ignores flagger in Oak Bay, drives on sidewalk

Driver ignores flagger in Oak Bay, drives on sidewalk

Gold ring found at Willows returned to police

Driver ignores flagger in Oak Bay, drives on sidewalk
A simple wood dowling thwarted theft in an Oak Bay residence according to police. (Travis Paterson/News Staff)

Wood stick in window sill thwarts burglary

Would-be thief stumped by wood dowl in Oak Bay window

A simple wood dowling thwarted theft in an Oak Bay residence according to police. (Travis Paterson/News Staff)
Const. Sandrine Perry with another police officer. Perry will be leading a number of yoga classes in schools. (Oak Bay Police File)

Yoga cop teaches Oak Bay youngsters about health and wellness

School liaison Const. Sandrine Perry is taking her yoga classes to the schools she works with

Const. Sandrine Perry with another police officer. Perry will be leading a number of yoga classes in schools. (Oak Bay Police File)
An Oak Bay police vehicle. (Jesse Laufer / News Staff)

Almost $700 in tickets after licence plate left behind in hit and run

Unlocked doors cost residents laptop, cell phone and other electronics

An Oak Bay police vehicle. (Jesse Laufer / News Staff)

Pedestrian struck, vehicles targeted by thieves in Oak Bay

Police say the snow did not affect call volume

First responders on scene after a pedestrian was struck crossing Oak Bay Avenue on Feb 15. (Jesse Laufer/News Staff)

Pedestrian struck while crossing Oak Bay Avenue

Pedestrian suffered minor injuries and was transported to hospital

First responders on scene after a pedestrian was struck crossing Oak Bay Avenue on Feb 15. (Jesse Laufer/News Staff)
An Oak Bay police vehicle. (Jesse Laufer / News Staff)

Liquor, cash taken in Oak Bay break and enter

Police seek suspect or suspects on bike

An Oak Bay police vehicle. (Jesse Laufer / News Staff)
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Oak Bay vehicle thefts triple in 2018

Oak Bay police saw 12 theft of motor vehicle cases last year, all but two were recovered

  • Jan 5, 2019
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Oak Bay police have arrested a 28-year-old man with drugs and weapons at Cattle Point. (Oak Bay Police/Twitter)

UPDATED: Man carrying drugs and weapons arrested in Oak Bay

Several charges being considered, police say

  • Oct 31, 2018
Oak Bay police have arrested a 28-year-old man with drugs and weapons at Cattle Point. (Oak Bay Police/Twitter)
Large Oak Bay tree dies after possible poisoning

Large Oak Bay tree dies after possible poisoning

Police and district investigate after large chestnut tree’s rapid decline

Large Oak Bay tree dies after possible poisoning
One year ago, bc211 arrived on Vancouver Island to answer the call for help. Funded by United Way, bc211 is an up-to-date reliable gateway to community, social, non-clinical health and government services. Free, confidential help is available 24/7, 365 days a year by calling or texting 211 or by searching online at bc211.ca. (Keri Coles/Oak Bay News)

Police and fire departments praise free 24/7 helpline

One year anniversary of bc211 arrival on Vancouver Island

One year ago, bc211 arrived on Vancouver Island to answer the call for help. Funded by United Way, bc211 is an up-to-date reliable gateway to community, social, non-clinical health and government services. Free, confidential help is available 24/7, 365 days a year by calling or texting 211 or by searching online at bc211.ca. (Keri Coles/Oak Bay News)
Markus Lueder, the school liaison officer for the district, was pulling drivers over in the Willows Elementary school zone this afternoon as part of the Think of Me program. (Keri Coles/Oak Bay News)

Think of Me program shows speeders what’s at stake

Oak Bay Police hand out elementary school students’ drawings with warnings and tickets to speeders

Markus Lueder, the school liaison officer for the district, was pulling drivers over in the Willows Elementary school zone this afternoon as part of the Think of Me program. (Keri Coles/Oak Bay News)
Oak Bay police hope to locate the owner of some stolen property. They released an image of a Thai baht among the stolen times. The owner is asked to contact the department to describe other associated items. Contact Oak Bay Police at 250-592-2424.
Oak Bay police hope to locate the owner of some stolen property. They released an image of a Thai baht among the stolen times. The owner is asked to contact the department to describe other associated items. Contact Oak Bay Police at 250-592-2424.
Police seek owner of cash turned in Saturday in Oak Bay

Police seek owner of cash turned in Saturday in Oak Bay

‘Large amount of money’ found near library

Police seek owner of cash turned in Saturday in Oak Bay
Oak Bay police launch online community survey

Oak Bay police launch online community survey

Public input needed for five-year strategic planning

Oak Bay police launch online community survey